Bible Animals: Dromedary
Dromedary in the ancient World.
Dromedary in the Bible. Three words thus rendered. In Isaiah and Jeremiah a finely-bred camel is indicated ; in the other passages the translation should be swift horse or stallion. - Animal Life in the Scriptures
Dromedary in Easton's Bible Dictionary
(Isa. 60:6), an African or Arabian species of camel having
one hump, while the Bactrian camel has two. It is
from the camel only as a trained saddle-horse is
from a cart-horse. It is remarkable for its speed
Camels are frequently spoken of in partriarchal times
12:16; 24:10; 30:43; 31:17, etc.). They were used for
burdens (Gen. 37:25; Judg. 6:5), and for riding (Gen.
The hair of the camel falls off of itself in spring,
woven into coarse cloths and garments (Matt. 3:4).
Dromedary in Fausset's Bible Dictionary
Dromedary in Naves Topical Bible
-General scriptures concerning
1Ki 4:28; Es 8:10
-R. V., swift steeds)
Dromedary in Smiths Bible Dictionary
Dromedary in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE
Dromedary in Wikipedia
Dromedary. — The word so rendered, Is., lx, 6, signifies rather a swift and finely bred camel.
Dromedary Scripture - Jeremiah 2:23
How canst thou say, I am not polluted, I have not gone after
Baalim? see thy way in the valley, know what thou hast done:
[thou art] a swift dromedary traversing her ways;
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